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Bentley R Type Saloon 4.5 Litre Big Bore with Manual Transmission

Sale price: £8,700.00 make an offer

Car location: Preston, Lancashire, United Kingdom
Sale type: Fixed price listing

Technical specifications, photos and description:

Manufacturer: Bentley
Year: 1953
Type: saloon
Doors: 4
Mileage: 20,041
Engine: 4,566
Transmission: manual
Drive side: Right-hand drive
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Bentley R Type Saloon 4.5 Litre Big Bore with Manual Transmission for sale

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  •  Bentley R Type Saloon 4.5 Litre Big Bore with Manual Transmission
  •  Bentley R Type Saloon 4.5 Litre Big Bore with Manual Transmission
  •  Bentley R Type Saloon 4.5 Litre Big Bore with Manual Transmission
  •  Bentley R Type Saloon 4.5 Litre Big Bore with Manual Transmission
  •  Bentley R Type Saloon 4.5 Litre Big Bore with Manual Transmission
  •  Bentley R Type Saloon 4.5 Litre Big Bore with Manual Transmission
  •  Bentley R Type Saloon 4.5 Litre Big Bore with Manual Transmission
  •  Bentley R Type Saloon 4.5 Litre Big Bore with Manual Transmission
  •  Bentley R Type Saloon 4.5 Litre Big Bore with Manual Transmission
  •  Bentley R Type Saloon 4.5 Litre Big Bore with Manual Transmission
  •  Bentley R Type Saloon 4.5 Litre Big Bore with Manual Transmission

Bentley 4. 5 Litre (Big Bore with Manual transmission). R type saloon.

 

This car is a 4. 5 (4566cc)Litre (Big Bore). Bentley R Type with a 4 speed manual gearbox. Registration number OVC970.

First registered 15th July 1953. built for Sir John Black. the Deputy Chairman and Managing Director of the Standard Motor Company. It has been with the current owners family since November 1979.

VIN;- B92TN

ENG;- B246T

Body;- 6316

Standard bodied car finished in Tutor Grey with Red Leather and Maroon carpets.

This car is a runner that is best described as a project to somebody who is up for a challenge to restore it. it is in need of a full body and interior overhaul. whilst the engine and gearbox run ok.

We have been assisted by the Bentley archive team in collating the info provided and we also have some 15 past MOT certificates. the old V5 document (not the Buff log book) and some old books that come with the car.

This car has been MOT'd on 9th July 2013;- Please see MOT sheet.

Whilst it has failed the MOT. we would like to point out that the corrosion on the body is illustrated on the photographs provided. It is where the body meets the chassis

Tyre required for O/S/F.

O/S rear reflector cracked lens.

We have many photographs of the underside and more of the rest of the car. Please email info@vslnw. com and we can send them upon request.

If you have any questions. please email or telephone 01995 601500 and we will be more than happy to assist.

Cleared Funds Upon Collection Only Please. NOT PAYPAL.

Buyer is responsible for collection only please.

Many thanks

 

 

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